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CheckOut For its first branded hotel in India, Conrad Hotels & Resorts has chosen a rising star in the tech universe: the city of Pune (pooh-nuh). Scheduled to open in 2015, Conrad Pune will offer 16,200 sf of meeting and event space, including an 8,300sf ballroom, a breakaway function room, a spacious pre-function area, four boardrooms and a fully equipped 24-hour business center. Public spaces will include six dining venues, an outdoor swimming pool and a spa and fitness center. The hotel will be located in the central business district of Pune, which is about 75 miles inland from the west-coast city of Mumbai. Pune has been known as the cultural capital of the state of Maharashtra but is becoming something of a tech hub, attracting students and professionals from throughout southeast Asia, the Middle East and Africa - all of which have helped it to develop quite a nightlife.; 98 | prevue magazine 96-99_InFocus-CheckOut.indd 98 2/28/14 4:39 PM

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Prevue March-April 2014

Planner's Pick: Dallas
Fresh Meets: Marriott Hotels
Bureau Buzz: Montreal
Good Business: Sandals Foundation
Sea Shores: State of the Cruise Industry
Incentives, Golf + Spa
Special Section: California
On Location: Loews Don CeSar St. Pete
On Location: Chic Outlets
On Location: New Zealand
On Location: Los Cabos
On Location: Scottsdale
On Location: Aruba Hyatt Regency
On Location: Dolce Silverado
On Location: St. Croix
On Location: Hilton Bomonti Turkey
On Location: Aruba Marriott
Checkout: Conrad Pune, India
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